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    France to close Eiffel Tower at weekend

    Reuters . Paris | Updated at 12:15pm on December 07, 2018

    France will close the Eiffel Tower and other tourism landmarks in Paris and draft in thousands more security forces on Saturday to stave off another...

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    Macron retreats on fuel tax hikes in bid to calm French protests

    Agence France-Presse . Paris | Updated at 10:49am on December 05, 2018

    The French government has backed down on planned fuel tax hikes in a bid to draw the heat out of fierce protests that have escalated...

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    French PM to announce suspension of fuel tax hikes

    Agence France-Presse . Paris | Updated at 08:11pm on December 04, 2018

    French prime minister Edouard Philippe is to announce on Tuesday a suspension of fuel tax increases planned for January 1 in a move to end...

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    Macron hunts for way out of ‘yellow vest’ crisis

    Reuters . Paris | Updated at 12:00am on December 04, 2018

    France’s prime minister met with opposition leaders on Monday as president Emmanuel Macron sought a way to defuse nationwide protests over high living costs that...

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    Nissan 'drives out' disgraced chairman

    Agence France-Presse . Tokyo | Updated at 06:20pm on November 22, 2018

    Nissan board members have sacked disgraced Carlos Ghosn as chairman, local media reported Thursday, which would be a spectacular fall from grace for the once-revered...

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    Neymar, Mbappe injured in Brazil, France friendly wins

    Agence France Presse | Updated at 04:54pm on November 21, 2018

    Neymar could be an injury doubt for Paris Saint-Germain's Champions League clash with Liverpool next week after limping off during Brazil's 1-0 friendly win over...

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    Macron urges European revival to prevent global ‘chaos’

    Agence France-Presse . Berlin | Updated at 01:07am on November 19, 2018

    French president Emmanuel Macron said Sunday in Berlin that Europe must grow stronger and more sovereign in order to fulfil its duty of preventing “chaos”...

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    Netherlands hand France first post-World Cup defeat

    Agence France-Presse. Rotterdam | Updated at 09:43am on November 17, 2018

    The Netherlands have qualification for the Nations League semi-finals in their sights after beating France 2-0 on Friday to hand Didier Deschamps' side their first...

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    Up to eight feared dead in Marseille building collapse

    Agence France-Presse . Marseille | Updated at 05:58pm on November 06, 2018

    As many as eight people were feared dead Tuesday after two dilapidated apartment blocks collapsed in the southern French city of Marseille, where a first...

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    Turkey hosts Syria summit with Russian, French, German leaders

    Agence France-Presse . Istanbul | Updated at 01:44am on October 28, 2018

    The leaders of Turkey, Russia, France and Germany met on Saturday to try to find a political solution to Syria’s devastating civil war, provide access...